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# Roads to Infinity: The Mathematics of Truth and Proof

Winner of a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Award for 2011!

This book offers an introduction to modern ideas about infinity and their implications for mathematics. It unifies ideas from set theory and mathematical logic, and traces their effects on mainstream mathematical topics of today, such as number theory and combinatorics. The treatment is historical and partly inf ...more

This book offers an introduction to modern ideas about infinity and their implications for mathematics. It unifies ideas from set theory and mathematical logic, and traces their effects on mainstream mathematical topics of today, such as number theory and combinatorics. The treatment is historical and partly inf ...more

Hardcover, 203 pages

Published
July 13th 2010
by AK Peters
(first published July 12th 2010)

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However, this was written for a significantly higher level than the previous book, and I, a student in her last year of high school studying a stage 1 university mathematics course, was not able to follow much of the content.

I think I have been mistaken in my impression that this book is a sequel to "Yearning". A positive side of this is that it' ...more

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